The best Netflix original series that you can stream right now

Sex Education Asa Butterfield plays the son of a renowned sex therapist — played by X-Files star Gillian Anderson — who finds himself thrust into a similar role with his teenage classmates, who are all either having or trying to have sex, but rarely enjoying it. The show debuted in January to positive reviews and […]

The 50 best movies on HBO right now

Die Hard Regardless of how you feel about the franchise it spawned (including future entries) or where you land in the ceaseless debate about whether or not it’s a Christmas movie, 1988’s Die Hard is still one of the best action movies out there. In an era when actors with bodybuilder physiques like Arnold Schwarzenegger and […]

Best Android Apps for Your Chromebook 2020

Any video format: VLC Streaming services are great and all, but if you already have a library of content, then you’ll likely be watching it with VLC. This app has support for a slew of video formats, but you can also use it to listen to music or audiobooks. You will no longer need to […]

Hollywood’s identity crisis: Actors, writers and producers warn of ‘reverse racism’ in the film industry which has created a ‘toxic’ climate for anyone who is a white, middle-age man

Others joined the fray, including members of trade unions who bankroll the Morning Star, which has a dwindling circulation of a few thousand copies. Without informing Ms Perrett – who is disabled by a condition called Erb’s palsy – the Morning Star immediately published an apology, but some of the bigger unions, including Unison, were […]

Best books on restaurants: Author Patricia Nicol recommends tomes featuring places of hospitality

Each restaurant has its own hierarchy: a proprietor or manager, the chefs, waiters ranked by experience, then the lowlier kitchen staff. No one who has ever seen a truly gifted waiter at work would ever dismiss service as unskilled labour. Casey, the struggling heroine of Lily King’s Writers & Lovers knows this.

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Travel IF ever Britain needed a holiday we do now. As holiday parks, campsites and hotels begin to reopen, our brilliant Travel Editor Lisa Minot will bring you the ultimate guide to staycationing here.

10 of the best Latin American novels – that will take you there

Captains of the Sands by Jorge Amado The six “Bahian Novels” of Brazil’s best-known writer mix a kind of social realism with elements of fable, but are free of the sentimentalism and exoticism of his later works. This story, the final work in the cycle published in 1937, follows the pursuits of a gang of […]

These are the best 8K TVs for 2020

The best 8K TVs for 2020 at a glance: The best 8K TV: LG Z9 8K OLED The 8K TV with the best design: Samsung Q950TS The best price on an 8K TV: Samsung Q800T 65-inch The best 8K TV value: TCL 8K Mini-LED Roku TV The best 8K TV: LG Z9 8K OLED Why […]

‘I was in Ghislaine’s little black book’: Writer lifts the lid on New York’s high society in the 90s, claiming anyone with a British accent got into exclusive parties while ‘quick-witted’ Maxwell was the ‘attention-seeking darling of her set’

Maxwell, 58, is currently being held at the Metropolitan Detention Center in Brooklyn, New York as she awaits trial on charges of conspiring with Jeffrey Epstein to sexually abuse girls. Epstein was charged with sex trafficking but died in jail while awaiting trial last year.  She denies all the charges. 

The best romance movies on Netflix right now

Always Be My Maybe (2019) After a teenage fling, childhood friends Sasha (Ali Wong) and Marcus (Randall Park) go their separate ways. She grows up to be a celebrity chef, engaged to a successful businessman, while Marcus stays in San Francisco to help out with his father’s air conditioner installation business. When Sasha’s boyfriend keeps putting […]